Doctor of Professional Studies in Homeland Security
St. John’s University

Program Details

Students with a bachelor’s degree can enroll in the online Homeland Security doctoral program offered though the College of Professional Studies at St. Johns. With threats ranging from natural to man-made, including technological threats, this degree equips professionals for executive leadership positions. 

Study topics in:

  • Homeland security
  • Disaster management
  • Global threats
  • Policy
  • Ethics and leadership skills

This program is intended to prepare leaders for work in public and private sectors, including employment in federal agencies, state and local law enforcement, international institutions, corporate organizations, and more.

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

St. John’s University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Interview

Additional Info

  • In-residency requirements include a one-week campus visit per academic year.